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The Official Actors Pilot Season Power Playbook: Press Play by Toni Renatta Hopper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
An actors quick tip guide to understanding what Pilot Season is all about. The guide breaks down and demystifies the ins and outs of pilot season, including how to get ready for the busiest and most robust time of the year. It also tackles many questions about the entire process from start to finish. A great way for actors to get a glimpse into the inner workings of pilot season.
ENFP Inspired and Inspiring: Famous and Successful ENFPs Speak Out About Happiness, Wealth, Relationships and Life’s Purpose by Dan Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
If you are an ENFP, this book is an opportunity for you to learn from some of the most famous and successful people who share your personality type. Indulge yourself in this collection of over 200 fun, inspiring, and thought-provoking quotes from famous ENFPs who share the same strengths and weaknesses as you do. Inside you'll find insights into relationships, creativity, work, happiness and money
The Indie Filmmaker; A Beginner's Guide to Making Feature Films by David Ford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A step by step guide on for the beginning filmmaker to make a feature length film with little capital or resources.
So You Wanna Be A Sound Guy by Mike Lockrem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
This is a quick start, nuts and bolts, real world guide to being a sound guy/girl. This does not go deep into the science of sound or electronics. This book shows you how to set up and test the parts of a PA, mic a band, sound check them, and how to use the mixing board and other devices in the booth. It also contains a lot of advice on how to work with bands and how to run a show.
Conquering the Film and Television Audition by Kevin Scott Allen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Detailed guide to giving a great Film and Television Audition
How to Find Work as an Actor by enCAST
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: British English. Published: December 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A useful and practical guide for actors on how to find work. Here you'll find the best kept secrets working actors use to get work: how to present yourself in the best possible light; where to look for acting work and find casting notices (aka “casting calls”); which organisations to join, and which to avoid; how to apply to a casting notice...
How To Be The Next Top Model 2nd Edition: 19 Secrets Revealed By A Professional Modeling Instructor That You Must Know To Succeed In Modeling by Colleen M. Jansen
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Wondering what it takes to be the next Tyra Banks, or Claudia Schiffer? "How To Be The Next Top Model" will teach you how to network, put together a portfolio, book shoots, get signed with an illustrious agency-everything to propel yourself to be the next top model. You won't find fluff in this book, only words of wisdom from my years of experience as a professional model and modeling instructor.
Conflict Resolution for Musicians (and Other Cool People) by Ken Ashdown & Helene Arts
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The definitive DIY guide to solving people problems and getting back in the groove. For creatives of all kinds (and those who live or work with them), this valuable handbook contains step-by-step instructions for resolving creative differences effectively and includes worksheets and other resources to keep your collaborations flowing smoothly.
For Exposure: The Life and Times of a Small Press Publisher by Jason Sizemore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Apex Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What does it take to become a Hugo and Stoker Award-nominated editor and publisher? Follow Jason Sizemore’s unconventional professional path as it winds through a tiny, overheated Baptist church deep within the coal fields of Appalachia, Kentucky, past a busted printer and a self-serving boss that triggered an early mid-life crisis...
Stop Freaking Out About Your Synopsis! 3 Simple Steps for Synopsis Success by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
I hear a lot of writers talking about the synopsis process on social media, sharing tips and commiserating, and often the tone they use is one of abject fear, crippling anxiety or outright panic. It’s hard to write when your hands are trembling, so in an effort to take some of the fear out of the exercise, I’ve compiled the following 3 Simple Tips for Synopsis Success:
The Venue Book: Keys To Conquering Country Music Booking by Brittany Bexton
Price: $99.50 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
"The Venue Book" is essentially the encyclopedia of country music venues. It boasts contact information for more than 3,500 venues nationwide. It contains venue listings for every state in the US, and D.C. "The Venue Book" is laid out in an easy to read format that is time saving and efficient. also contains informational & educational articles to help anyone get started with booking.
what you did not know about releasing your music online by R.D. Champion
Price: $33.02 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Step by Step guide on distributing your music online. This book is for anyone who would like to sell their original music online and collect lifetime royalties from your music when played on sites like youtube & spotify. Make the investment that will change your music career for good.
Stand-Up Comedy: 20 Steps To Glory by David Larson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
In this eBook you will discover 20 great, but hard working steps on how to succeed in the Stand-Up Comedy world and how to avoid the pitfalls. This is not a quick fix if you think you can succeed overnight. Stand-Up Comedy takes practice , and this book is going to reach mastery faster!
How To Be a Successful Actor: Becoming an Actorpreneur by Catherine Balavage
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
A book that cuts to the truth of the acting industry- written from an outsider's point of view. Catherine Balavage grew up in a small Scottish town without either the proper training, or industry contacts prior to her career. The book includes advice from casting directors Amy Hubbard and Richard Evans, actor Andrew Tiernan and an exclusive interview with Spotlight amongst industry professionals
The Low Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script by Joe Aaron
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The Low-Budget Screenplay, How to Write a Produce-able Script gives writers tools to not only write a great story, but to get the script to the screen. The book is not a "paint-by-numbers" guide, but rather a basic and advanced guide to character, plot and story elements and it also offers readers a strategy, showing how to take an idea from a premise to the final draft.
Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer's Guide by Lucy A. Snyder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,400. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Join award-winning author Lucy A. Snyder for this guide to working, surviving and thriving as a writer in a world that often doesn’t properly value creative professionals. Snyder — who’s authored ten books and over 200 stories, poems, and articles — shares her no-nonsense advice
Middle-Class, Model of Post-Modern Entertainment Industry by Martin Sandiford
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Essay » Business(2.00 from 1 review)
A study on current model of the entertainment industry and presentation of a new model which is based on middle-class.
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto by Chris MacLean
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto is the first and only how-to book on stand-up comedy in Canada. This easy workbook gives inside information on writing your first jokes, getting stage time, and getting ahead fast in Canadian comedy. Winner of multiple international awards!
19 Techniques for Professional Screenwriting by Richard Finney
Series: Professional Screenwriting, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Lono Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
“19 Techniques for Professional Screenwriting” is the second primer written by a working professional who knows how to craft a well written screenplay that people in the movie industry will notice. His expertise comes from being a working screenwriter and an award winning independent movie producer.